Romanelli Shops at 71st Street and Wornall Road

Description: 

This picture was taken looking northwest just south of the intersection of 71st Street (now Gregory Boulevard) and Wornall Road. In November 1925, a shopping center known as Romanelli Shops was completed at the southwest corner of Wornall Road and 71st Street. These shops included R. L. Fish and Sons Grocers, Mason's Pharmacy, O. D. Stewart Barber Shop, Ambassador Cleaners, and a Piggly Wiggly Grocery Store.

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Date: 
November 1925
Modern Location: 
7100 Wornall Road
Kansas City, MO
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Publication, commercial use, or reproduction of this image or the accompanying data requires prior written permission from the The State Historical Society of Missouri-Kansas City. Use of this image also requires that credit be given to the The State Historical Society of Missouri-Kansas City.
Collection Title, Call or Box Number: 
K0054-v08p063-01, J. C. Nichols Company Scrapbooks
Digital Object Identifier: 
K0054-v08p063-01
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